Hello Kitty

Softbank sells Hello Kitty headphones in collaboration with Beats
Hello Kitty x Beats Electronics-collaborated special headphone models will be available at SoftBank stores all over Japan. There models are created to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Hello Kitty's birth.

Editor - October 21, 2014


To celebrate the 40th anniversary since Hello Kitty's birth, Pioneer is going to release 2 models of a Hello Kitty collaboration audio system on November 1.

Mini CD stereo system X-SMC01KT:
X-SMC01KT includes 2 different Hello Kitty panels to change the exterior design.

As a new product from Casio's label writer Name Land series, a new label writer in collaboration with Sanrio characters, Name Land KL-SA10, will be released on September 26.

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Panasonic made the special Hello Kitty model of the portable Bluetooth speaker "SC-NJ40". They made it to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Hello Kitty, and it will be released for ¥12,000 on May 23.

Yoriko Takahashi - January 14, 2014

Hello Kitty goods have been released with Kitty-chan starring in internationally famous art masterpieces, planned by Bijutsu Shuppan Sevice Center Co., Ltd.,

As an initial trial, they released Hello Kitty goods with The Scream by Edvard Munch, and the reaction was favorable.

This time, Kitty-chan stars in these 3 masterpieces: The Mona Lisa by Leonardo da Vinci, The Fifer by Édouard Manet, and The Milkmaid by Johannes Vermeer.

Yoriko Takahashi - December 16, 2013

 

The release date cannot make it by Christmas, but if your daughter is into Hello Kitty and Licca-chan dolls, it could be a great (late) Christmas gift!

Takara Tomy collaborated with Sanrio and they are going to release a Licca-chan doll wearing a Hello Kitty hoodie and socks for 1,800 yen on December 27. So adorable!

 

It is Halloween in Japan!!

Popular mascot characters, Hello Kitty and My Melody, have collaboration color contact lenses being sold by Fall in Eyez. They are definitely super cute, but do some of you think they are spooky?

You could use them for the upcoming party season.  You can be quite popular wearing them!

All ¥5,800
My Melody Pink Sapphire - 1 set (2 contact lenses)
Hello Kitty Pink- 1 set (2 contact lenses)
Hello Kitty Violet- 1 set (2 contact lenses)